A gardening tool was used to break into a house in Lechlade.

The burglary happened on Wednesday, December 5, between 11.30am and 2.15pm at a house in the Downington area of Lechlade.

A gardening tool was found at the house, which police believe was used by the offenders to break into the house.

An untidy search of the house was made by the offenders and items were stolen.

If you have any information, call police on 101 and reference incident number 246 of December 5.